University Advisory Council

The University Advisory Council (UAC) and Executive Committee help shape CTI seminar topics and disseminate the message and mission of the Institute to other faculty members on campus and constituents in the community. CTI welcomes all interested faculty members. If you are a UNC Charlotte or Davidson College faculty member and would like to learn more, please contact Scott Gartlan.

Current CTI UAC members include:

  • Kathryn Asala: Lecturer and Undergraduate Coordinator, Department of Chemistry, UNC Charlotte
  • Ruth Beeston: Professor, Department of Chemistry, Davidson College
  • Anita Blowers: Associate Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, UNC Charlotte
  • Andy Bobyarchick: Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator of Earth Sciences, and Director of Tectonics and Applied Geophysics Laboratories, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, UNC Charlotte
  • Lil Brannon: Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Professor of English, UNC Charlotte
  • Banita Brown: Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UNC Charlotte
  • Jurgen Buchenau: Professor and Chair, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Mary Lynne Calhoun: Dean of the College of Education, UNC Charlotte
  • Tim Chartier: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Davidson College
  • Suzanne Churchill: Associate Professor, Department of English, Davidson College
  • Mitchell Cordova: Professor and Chair, Department of Kinesiology, UNC Charlotte
  • Phillip Dubois: Chancellor, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Dan Dupre: Associate Professor, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Jae Emerling: Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Art History, UNC Charlotte
  • Brenda Flanagan: Associate Professor, Department of English, Davidson College
  • Ann Fox: Associate Professor, Department of English, Davidson College*
  • Richard Gay*: Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Education, Davidson College
  • Dan Grano: Associate Professor, Department of Communication Studies, UNC Charlotte
  • Nancy Gutierrez: Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UNC Charlotte
  • Jennifer Hartman: Assistant Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, and Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, UNC Charlotte
  • Cindy Hauser: Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Davidson College
  • Christine Haynes: Assistant Professor, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Burkhard Henke*: Professor and Chair, Department of German and Russian, Davidson College
  • Laurie Heyer: Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Davidson College
  • Yvette Huet: Professor of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, UNC Charlotte
  • Charles Hutchison: Associate Professor, Department of Middle, Secondary, K-12 Education, UNC Charlotte
  • Marcus Jones: Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, UNC Charlotte
  • Michael Kelly: Professor and Chair, Department of Philosophy, UNC Charlotte
  • Robert Kravchuk: Professor and Chair, Department of Political Science, UNC Charlotte
  • Ken Lambla*: Dean, College of Art and Architecture, UNC Charlotte
  • Oscar Lansen: Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Program Coordinator and Honors Director, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Jeffrey Leak: Associate Professor, Department of English, UNC Charlotte
  • Chance Lewis: Distinguished Professor and Endowed Chair of Urban Education, UNC Charlotte
  • Janet Levy: Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, UNC Charlotte
  • Barbara Lom: Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Biology, Davidson College
  • Joan Lorden: Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, UNC Charlotte
  • Ronald Lunsford*: Professor and Director of Graduate Programs, Department of English, UNC Charlotte
  • David Martin: Professor and Chair, Department of Economics, Davidson College
  • Shepherd McKinley: Lecturer, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Adriana Medina: Assistant Professor, Department of Reading and Elementary Education, UNC Charlotte
  • Ross Meentemeyer: Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Applied GIScience, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, UNC Charlotte
  • Gregory Mixon: Associate Professor, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Donna Molinek: Professor and Chair, Department of Mathematics, Davidson College
  • Patrick Moyer: Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Optical Science, UNC Charlotte
  • Jeanne Neumann: Professor and Chair, Department of Classics, Davidson College
  • Akinwumi Ogundiran*: Professor of Africana Studies, Anthropology, and History, and Chair, Department of Africana Studies, UNC Charlotte
  • Christopher Paradise: Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Davidson College
  • Luis Pena: Professor, Department of Spanish, Davidson College
  • Magdalena Pena: Professor and Chair, Department of Spanish, Davidson College
  • Malin Pereira: Executive Director of the Honors College, UNC Charlotte
  • David Pugalee: Professor and Director of the Center for Math/Science/Technology Education, Department of Middle, Secondary, K-12 Education, UNC Charlotte
  • Carol Quillen: President, Davidson College
  • Harold Reiter: Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNC Charlotte
  • Shelley Rigger*: Brown Professor of East Asian Politics, Department of Political Science, Davidson College
  • Amy Ringwood: Associate Professor, Department of Biology, UNC Charlotte
  • Susan Roberts: Associate Professor of Political Science, Davidson College
  • Joanne Robinson: Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies, UNC Charlotte
  • Clark Ross: Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, Davidson College
  • John Smail: Dean of University College, UNC Charlotte
  • Heather Smith: Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, and Faculty Fellow, UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, UNC Charlotte
  • Shaw Smith: Professor of Art History and Humanities, Department of Art, Davidson College
  • Jessica Taft: Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Davidson College
  • Peter Tkacik: Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering, UNC Charlotte
  • Susan Trammell*: Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Optical Science, UNC Charlotte
  • Jennifer Warner: Vice Chair for Academic Programs, Department of Biology, UNC Charlotte
  • Dave Wessner: Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Davidson College
  • Mark West: Professor, Department of English, UNC Charlotte
  • J. Daniel White: Professor of South Asian Studies, Department of Religious Studies, UNC Charlotte
  • Anne Blue Wills: Associate Professor, Department of Religion, Davidson College
  • Mark Wilson: Associate Professor, Department of History, UNC Charlotte
  • Diane Zablotsky*: Director of the Levine Scholars Program, UNC Charlotte

*Indicates member of the UAC Executive Committee